5 terrorism acts by Americans that occurred before the Boston Marathon bombings


When it comes to terrorist acts on American soil, the mainstream media and other misinformed individuals tend assume that the killers are Middle Eastern or dark-skinned. Days after the Boston Marathon bombings, CNN’s John King sent out a false report that suggested the suspects were two “dark-skinned” males. Also Glenn Beck told his radio show audience that the killers were likely Middle Eastern.

Without any solid evidence, two respected journalists racial profiled and caused those who fit the profile to be put at danger.

But in reality, most terrorists attacks that occur on American soil are actually committed by Americans. We all later discovered that the suspects in the Boston bombings were two white men.

Click continue to view 5 acts of terrorism by Americans that predates the Boston Marathon bombings.

A.R. Shaw
A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents culture, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Follow his journey on Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.

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